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This website is a project of the NYC Veterans Alliance to connect our community of veterans, military members, and their families across the NYC Metro area with events, opportunities, organizations, and resources to improve their lives and empower them. Events and Bulletin Board posts are submitted and managed by various organizations across the NYC Metro area; please address questions or concerns directly to the point of contact listed for each post. This listing is for informational purposes and does not constitute endorsement. 

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  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 09:30 AM
    P.S. 216 in Brooklyn, NY

    P.S. 216 Veterans Day Performance

    P.S. 216 cordially invites veterans to attend their Veteran's Day Celebration on November 17, 9:30am.

    This program was established to honor Veterans of the Marlboro Post #1437, but all veterans are welcome. The friendship and bond created with the Veterans has taught all at P.S. 216 to pay tribute and give thanks to the heroes who serve our country.

    School representatives request attending veterans to please RSVP and to wear their uniform.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 06:30 PM
    Duggal Visual Solutions in New York, NY

    Veteran Photography & Art Show

    Duggal Visual Solutions hosts Camouflage: Veteran Photography & Art Show, with the exhibit opening on November 17, 6:30-8:30pm. Veterans are offered a 30% entry discount.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    Sacrificed In Vain

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts Sacrificed In Vain - The History And Fate of Nationalist China's Elite 74th Corps 1937-1949 on November 17, at 7pm. Led by Edward Chen, NYMAS. 

    NYMAS talks are free and open to the public. NYMAS is supported in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    Fort Hamilton Theater in Brooklyn, NY

    Army Entertainment Comedy Tour

    Enjoy the Army Entertainment Comedy Tour on November 17, 7-9pm. The event features comedy from Felipe Esparza, Finesse Mitchell, and Seaton Smith. Open to the public with pre-registrationThis event is only open to adults 18 and older with limited space.

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, NY

    Salute American Veterans Gala

    Attend the Salute American Veterans Gala on November 18, 6-11pm. Salute our heroes, past, present, & future. RSVP to Phyllis Shelton.

  • Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 10:30 AM
    Javits Convention Center in New York, NY

    Greater New York Dental Meeting Public Health Screening

    The Greater New York Dental Meeting presents its 2nd Annual Public Health Screening Event.  It’s open to all veterans and their families, and will take place on November 26, 10:30am-5:30pm, and November 27, 2-5pm, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Registration is located on the ground level at the bus entrances. The Health Fair includes dental screening, oral cancer, blood pressure, hearing, vision, and diabetes risk assessment screenings, provided free of charge. 

  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 09:00 AM through November 30, 2017

    Operation College Promise Certificate for Veterans Service Providers

    Fairleigh Dickinson University and Thomas Edison State University present the Operation College Promise Certificate for Veterans Service Providers Training beginning November 29 and running through December 1. Featuring Keynote Addresses by Rochelle Hendricks, New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education and Colonel Jack Jacobs, Medal of Honor Recipient and NBC Military Analyst.

    Topics include military culture, GI Bill education benefits, effective community collaboration, invisible injuries, transition success, campus support programming, and a student veterans panel.

    See what previous attendees say about the CVSP experience here.

  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 05:30 PM

    Skills and Strategies for Coping with Adult ADHD

    The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic presents Skills and Strategies for Coping with Adult ADHD on Wednesdays at 5:30-7:30pm, beginning November 29. If you struggle with ADHD as an adult, and it interferes with work, school, and other areas of your life, this class can help.

  • Friday, December 01, 2017 at 04:00 PM
    Fort Hamilton

    Fort Hamilton Tree Lighting

    Fort Hamilton hosts its Tree Lighting Spectacular & Holiday Market on December 1, 4-9pm. Open to the public via pre-registration. Parking is available for Fort Hamilton residents only.

  • Friday, December 01, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    Clausewitz and War in the 21st Century

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts Clausewitz and War in the 21st Century on December 1, at 7pm. Led by CPT Mike Kiser, U.S. Military Academy at West Point. 

    NYMAS talks are free and open to the public. NYMAS is supported in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.